The Fox: Man’s New Best Friend and Other Recent Findings on Domestication

This guest contribution was submitted by Jamie Davis, who specializes in writing about masters degree. Questions and comments can be sent to Jamie. Despite astronomic advances in genetics and animal behavior, the process of domestication, in which animals are innately desirous of human contact, is still a scientific mystery. How our ancestors selected specific animals that … Continue reading The Fox: Man’s New Best Friend and Other Recent Findings on Domestication

What “Lost” Cultures can Contribute to Management of Our Planet

If you are in the Washington, D.C. area, mark your calendar for the Managing the Plant Discussion Series on Wednesday, March 23rd. AAA member, Susan Crate, will join Wade Davis and Thomas Lovejoy in a Managing the Planet Discussion Series at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.  The discussion will explore the challenges to … Continue reading What “Lost” Cultures can Contribute to Management of Our Planet